Andover Advertiser

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 09:07:22 +0100
Strangers rescue cheeky baby girl locked in car outside Home Bargains
Two young men came to the rescue after an 18-month-old baby locked herself in a car outside Home Bargains.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 08:00:00 +0100
Town councillors support Creepers Cottage application fight
The Mayor of Andover has said she is “extremely concerned” over the rejection of a planned supported living home in town.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 15:05:55 +0100
Southern Health 'let down' Andover man, inquest hears
A mental health trust has admitted it ‘let down’ an Andover man who was found dead in his home after not having been seen for three weeks.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 10:43:40 +0100
276 more coronavirus cases diagnosed in Hampshire
65,790 people had been confirmed as testing positive for Covid-19 by 9am on Monday (June 21) in Hampshire

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 16:09:39 +0100
Dave Watts pays tribute to Upton community after Covid year
A Michelin-recognised chef and publican says that Covid has helped bring the local community together after they rallied during the pandemic.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 11:49:01 +0100
Andover drivers convicted by single justice procedure
Two Andover drivers have been fined hundreds of pounds for after committing driving offences across the country.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 18:53:49 +0100
Plans for Bilbao Court flats rejected by council
Plans to build nine flats on the site of former garages in Andover have been rejected after the council raised a litany of concerns.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 18:21:09 +0100
Andover mum given vegan status for her hair salon
A salon owner who has become one of the few salons to be certified vegan says she hopes to inspire others to follow in her stead.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 17:38:43 +0100
Town council objects to new Andover Costa branch
Town councillors have again lodged objections to a proposed new Costa Coffee in town, citing traffic concerns.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 10:22:25 +0100
Hampshire PE teacher named Love Island contestant
Hugo Hammond, who is also a former England Physical Disability cricket player, is the fifth star to be announced for the 2021 series.

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 19:12:09 +0100
Government 'looking at' rules for international travel
Matt Hancock confirmed the change would allow fully vaccinated Brits to travel to amber and red list countries with no quarantine.

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 14:59:37 +0100
Deer car crashes peak in Andover as tracker calls for change
A tracker tasked with putting down injured animals on Hampshire’s roads has called for the public and planners to think more about deer.

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 16:43:01 +0100
Koala Community Hub begins to support neurodivergent people
An Andover woman has set up a community hub aimed at supporting neurodivergent communities in Andover.

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 12:42:30 +0100
Brooking Museum of Architectural detail has Whitchurch plans
Plans for a new museum have been given the go ahead after approval from council planning officials.

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 17:51:18 +0100
Whitchurch 99-year-old accused of child sex offences
A 99-YEAR-old man will appear at crown court next month charged with historic sex offences against children.

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 13:09:13 +0100
Cottonworth vineyard cafe and tasting area changes planned
A planned café and wine tasting area at a farm in Cottonworth is back on the drawing board following approval late last year.

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 18:52:39 +0100
Hampshire Police arrests following county wide Section 35
Police have arrested a number of people this weekend following the introduction of a county-wide dispersal order.

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 11:38:43 +0100
Armed Forces Day commemorated with Andover flag raising
The Armed Forces Day flag has been raised at Andover’s Guildhall as Test Valley pays tribute to those who serve in the military.

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 17:48:17 +0100
Andover business duo launch new business advice service
A new online service has been launched by an Andover duo which aims to provide advice to businesses without breaking the bank.

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 17:16:03 +0100
Adelaide Medical Centre buys offsite parking after objection
An Andover GP surgery is aiming to alleviate its parking issues by buying offsite parking in the town centre.

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 15:16:01 +0100
Warning: Map shows lungworm outbreak across Hampshire
Lungworm hotspots in Hampshire have been revealed after vets warn thousands of dogs are at risk.

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 15:19:30 +0100
Flexible rail tickets launch saving commuters hundreds
These tickets are available as either a smartcard or barcode ticket, and are only sold at adult prices.

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 15:27:32 +0100
AA calls for more road investment after Hampshire crashes
Following a number of tragic incidents across north Hampshire in recent weeks, the AA has said that drivers need to take responsibility for their safety on the roads.

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 10:28:06 +0100
Man dies after collision in Overton High Street
A man has died after suffering a “medical episode” behind the wheel in Overton.

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 08:00:00 +0100
Andover History: Catherine Wheel inn and the Andover prison
This postcard from over 100 years ago was taken by Frederick Pearse and shows a substantial building on the right that, externally, has barely altered during the intervening years.

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 09:00:00 +0100
Letters - Support for care home, vaccines and old photo
Here's what Andover Advertiser readers had to say this week

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 09:24:14 +0100
Zoopla homes on sale that make you feel like you are abroad
Jet setting abroad will be on hold for the foreseeable future but that doesn’t mean your Hampshire holiday won’t feel exotic.

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 09:22:56 +0100
Hampshire celebs: Hot spots to see your favourite stars
These Hampshire hot spots in draw in plenty of celebs

Sat, 19 Jun 2021 17:18:12 +0100
Hampshire-wide dispersal order to combat trap racing
Police have brought in a county-wide dispersal order this weekend as part of an attempt to crack down on illegal trap racing in the area.

Sat, 19 Jun 2021 13:35:00 +0100
Inside new Andover takeaway Stax N Snax with its owner
An entrepreneur with a variety of businesses in Andover is doubling down on the town as he prepares to open a new takeaway.

Sat, 19 Jun 2021 08:00:00 +0100
Courts: Curfew, assault charges and fishing without license
The latest cases from Basingstoke Magistrates' Court

Sat, 19 Jun 2021 14:02:27 +0100
Foresters Arms raises money for SSAFA with D-Day events
An Andover pub has been raising funds to support the armed forces with a D-Day commemoration.

Sat, 19 Jun 2021 10:11:56 +0100
Andover's Douglas Strike to stand trial on Salisbury charges
An Andover man is to stand trial after threatening ticket inspectors with a blade in Salisbury.

Sat, 19 Jun 2021 09:23:38 +0100
The best Hampshire pub gardens with breath taking views
Summer is the perfect opportunity to explore your home county and enjoy the wonderful sights it has to offer.

Sat, 19 Jun 2021 05:00:00 +0100
The number of Covid deaths in each postcode in Andover
A map showing the location of every coronavirus death by each postcode area in Test Valley has been released.

Mon, 15 Feb 2021 17:05:04 +0000
What are the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid vaccine side effects?
Here though we run through the information given out to patients who receive the Oxford-AstraZeneca coronavirus immunisation.

Fri, 18 Jun 2021 15:51:34 +0100
Won't make it compulsory to return to office: Kit Malthouse
Kit Malthouse has said that ministers have no plans to make it compulsory for workers to return to their regular place of work full-time.

Fri, 18 Jun 2021 15:24:13 +0100
PICTURES: Andover hit by flooding
The police are warning motorists in Hamsphire to go careful on the roads today following a number of road traffic collisions.

Fri, 18 Jun 2021 17:10:16 +0100
Met Office predicts a washout for Andover
The weather for this weekend in Andover is a big contrast from the hot and sunny scenes of last Saturday.

Fri, 18 Jun 2021 05:00:00 +0100
Paper Preview: Andover Advertiser, June 18, 2021
Here's what's in this week's edition of The Andover Advertiser.

Fri, 18 Jun 2021 08:00:00 +0100
Cash boost for Andover Town youth club
Taylor Wimpey Southern Counties and West London has donated £500 to Andover Town Youth FC, which will allow the club to purchase brand-new equipment.

Fri, 18 Jun 2021 16:50:11 +0100
Andover Shell reopens with a mini Waitrose
ANDOVER motorists are over the moon to see a petrol station back open again for business - and with a new mini Waitrose.

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 17:30:00 +0100
Gazette and Advertiser Child of the Year contest 2021?
Has your child got what it takes to dazzle and shine like a star in front of the camera?

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 15:09:23 +0100
Andover motorcyclist, 59, dies after crash on B3051
A man has died following a crash with a black Nissan Qashqai and a grey Skoda Fabia on the B3051.

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 15:51:37 +0100
Claims dust is escaping from A303 Enviropark ash stockpile
Campaigners against an ash dump near Barton Stacey have criticised the company behind the plans after claiming dust is escaping from the site.

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 12:16:59 +0100
Two arrested following assault in London Street, Andover
Two men have been arrested after a man was hospitalised following an assault in town yesterday.

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 16:52:23 +0100
Quarley artist creates horse sculptors for new estate
A Quarley artist has seen her work unveiled as part of the redevelopment of a former army depot.

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 14:22:25 +0100
Rookwood students get stylish send off with end of year prom
Year 11 Students at Rookwood School have been given a send-off in style as their time at the school came to an end.

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 09:19:57 +0100
Andover security guard Ashley Munn wins an award
A SECURITY officer who carried out lifesaving first aid and helped calm an intoxicated male armed with a Stanley knife, has been honoured with an award.

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 17:23:52 +0100
Andover woman Janet North to stand trial on assault charge
An Andover woman is to stand trial after denying assault.